Novel coronavirus pneumonia was reported in the same day, 16 days from 0 am to 17 at 0 PM, according to 17 reports from Yonhap reported. 197 new cases of confirmed pneumonia were newly diagnosed in South Korea, including 188 local cases and 9 imported cases. This is the fourth consecutive day that South Korea has added more than 100 per day.
the epidemic situation in South Korea has rebounded, which is related to the outbreak of cluster infection in the “love first” church. As of the 16th, 249 confirmed cases related to the church have been confirmed. At this time, it is only four days after the first diagnosis of the church believers. Yonhap said it was a cluster infection incident of third in South Korea following the new world Church (5214 cases) and the Seoul Tai Tai hospital nightclub (277 cases).
despite the serious epidemic situation, Quan Guangxun, the pastor of the “love first” church, led non-governmental organizations to hold a large-scale rally in Guanghuamen square in Seoul on August 15, which aroused strong public condemnation.
16, the president of the Republic of Korea moon Jae in Yin said that the current epidemic situation is very serious, and that the epidemic is facing major difficulties. We should mobilize national strength to overcome the epidemic situation. In order to prevent the spread of the virus to the community, various measures such as virus detection, epidemiological investigation and home isolation should be implemented for the churches with collective infection. He stressed that illegal acts that violate the epidemic prevention code and hinder epidemic prevention work should be severely punished from the perspective of protecting national security and establishing the principle of the rule of law. Wen and the family members attending the rehabilitation day the day before they were asked to implement home quarantine and accept virus detection for the safety of the community. (Liu Qiang)